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Shisken A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Shisken, shire of Bute, S.

P.T. Largs (79½) 30 m. SW. Pop. with Pa.

A village in the parish of Kilmory, on the Western coast of the Isle of Arran. Here is a chapel of ease, and in its cemetery are the remains of the tomb of St. Maol Jos, or “The Servant of Jesus,” who officiated alternately here and at Lamblash, and lived to the age of 100 years.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. I; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.

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